Hillwood Café

Please note, the Hillwood café will be serving express dining only through March 14.

For questions, or to make reservations for full-service dining or Sunday afternoon tea after March 14, please call our information office at 202.686.5807.


The Hillwood Café serves lunch from Tuesday through Saturday. 

Complete your day of viewing magnificent art and touring fabulous gardens with an elegant meal in the Café. Browse our menu of tasty treats, including a special prix fixe menu inspired by our current exhibition and several dishes featuring vegetables and herbs from the Cutting Garden.   

Full-service dining is available between 11 am and 3:30 pm. Please review the Hillwood Café Menu here. Be sure to make a delightful lunch part of your gracious Hillwood experience by making a reservation below.

When the café is full or you just feel like a casual snack, Express Dining provides a quick and easy alternative to the sit down dining experience. Open from 10 am to 4 pm, the Express Dining menu offers a variety of sandwiches, salads, snacks, and beverages for picnicking families or guests on the go.

Sunday Afternoon Tea

The Hillwood Café serves Afternoon Tea on Sundays. Choose from a selection of teas, finger sandwiches, and miniature pastries when participating in this Hillwood tradition. Seating is limited, so be sure to make a reservation below. 

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